Funerary stele. Princess Nefertiabet before her meal.
26th c BCE Egyptian Egyptian Old Kingdom Sculpture
EGYPTIAN IV DYNASTY Anonymous (aka Fourth Dynasty Anonymous)
(c. 2575 BCE - c. 2465 BCE)
c. 2590 BCE-2565 BCE
26th c BCE
H:37.7 cm. L:52.5 cm.
Egyptian Old Kingdom
Nefertiabet was a princess during the reign of King Cheops and was perhaps his sister. The stele was embedded in the outer wall of her tomb in the cemetery at Giza, at the foot of the great pyramid.